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Today's News

  • Grant County Schools set back-to-school activities

    Crittenden Mt. Zion Elementary
    • Crittenden Mt. Zion Elementary Open House will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 11.

    Sherman Elementary
    • Sherman Elementary Bindergarten Night (kindergarten students) will be held from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 11.
    • Sherman Elementary open house will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 25.

    Mason-Corinth

  • Police Reports 07-28

    (Editor’s Note: The Grant County News publishes all items in police beat that are submitted from each individual police agency. The News does not omit names from police reports.)

    Grant County Sheriff

  • SPLASHIN’ IN THE SUMMER
  • POLICE REPORTS

    (Editor’s Note: The Grant County News publishes all items in police beat that are submitted from each individual police agency. The News does not omit names from police reports.)
    Officer KJ Little cited a juvenile, 15, of Dry Ridge, with possession of marijuana, at 2:49 a.m. July 11 on S. Main Street.
    Officer KJ Little cited Mollee E. Masengale, 19, of Corinth, with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia, at 3 a.m. July 11 on S. Main Street.

  • St. William Catholic VBS
  • ‘You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown’
  • INDICTMENTS

    The grand jury met June 15 and returned indictments against 39 people.
    The indictment of a person by a grand jury is an accusation only and that person is presumed innocent unless proven guilty.
    Those indicted were:
    • Rachel A. Sullivan, 26, possession of a controlled substance in the first degree, possession of drug paraphernalia and tampering with physical evidence.
    • Deborah F. Quinlan, 28, possession of a controlled substance in the first degree and possession of drug paraphernalia.

  • Woman faces manslaughter after chase ends in fatality

    A 27-year-old woman faces manslaughter charges after a high-speed police chase ended with a crash that ultimately killed the passenger of her vehicle.
    Samantha Lynn Gibson was indicted by a Grant County grand jury July 13 on charges of second-degree manslaughter, first-degree fleeing or evading police, first-degree wanton endangerment, first-degree criminal mischief, operating a vehicle under the influence and not having an operator’s license.
    The indictments stem from a high-speed police pursuit on Dec. 7, 2015 in Grant County.

  • I-75 crash claims one, injures passengers

    A one-vehicle wreck on Interstate 75 on July 11 left the driver dead and a passenger critically injured. The incident happened right at 9 p.m. before the KY 36 exit on the right shoulder going southbound, according to the Williamstown Police Department report.
    Witnesses said the vehicle was all over the road before leaving the roadway on the far right side going up the embankment and flipping, according to the police report.

  • Glencoe man drowns in Williamstown Lake

    The body of a 32-year-old Glencoe man resurfaced July 16 after authorities unsuccessfully searched Williamstown Lake for two days.
    Kenneth Curtis, who was two weeks short of his birthday, died of an apparent drowning.